Residents of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh’s Hardoi district known as the police after they noticed the person, recognized as Sarvesh Kumar, strolling down a street within the village carrying his daughter’s head, in accordance with New Delhi Tv (NDTV).
Officers shot video of their interplay with Kumar who they stated advised them he had locked the lady in her room and decapitated her with a pointy object, BBC Information reported.
“I did it. There was nobody else,” he reportedly stated within the video. “I closed the latch and did it. The physique is within the room.”
Kapil Deo Singh, who’s a police official posted in Hardoi, stated Kumar was taken into custody and an officer who was seen in a photograph inappropriately carrying the lady’s head had been suspended, NDTV reported.
Lots of are killed in India one another for romantic relationships their households don’t approve of (they’re often called “honor killings”) and Uttar Pradesh has the best variety of crimes towards girls of any Indian state, the nation’s Nationwide Crime Data Bureau reported in 2019, in accordance with the BBC and NDTV.